Category Archives: Amigos Eye Care

Measuring visual acuities with David's help

August 13: Our Third Day of Eye Clinics

We just finished our 3rd day of clinics in Ixcán. It has been very busy. The first day we saw nearly 300 people, the 2nd day over 300 and today…

2014 Amigos Eye Care team arrive at the airport in Guatemala City

The 2014 Amigos Arrive in Guatemala!

For the 12th year in a row an Amigos Eye Care team from Pacific University joins with Enfoque Ixcán to bring eye care to the remote and poor Ixcán region…

Martina with her new glasses

GLASSES MAKE A WIN-WIN EXPERIENCE

It’s always fun when giving someone a needed pair of glasses creates a win-win experience. Many of the glasses we dispense on our mission trips are for reading and the…

2013 Amigos volunteers working hard in the village of Vista Nueva

A SUCCESSFUL MISSION TRIP

In four days of work, in three different locations in Ixcán, Guatemala, Enfoque Ixcán and Amigos Eye Care examined over 1060 people. Three hundred seventy people received eyeglasses. The weather…